Wilbur Marshall’s performance on the high school football fields of Central Florida was a harbinger of things to come in the Hall of Fame career of the man who is clearly one of, if not the Space Coast’s greatest football player ever.
Every coach loves their players and their team. However, when talking to opposing coaches around the county, no other player is respected and thought of as highly as the Rockledge Raiders Lardarius Tennison.
Rarely does a coach or player taking over for a legend at any sport succeed.
Selected as one of the best placekickers and punters in the country, eighth-grader Jackson Fain recently participated in the Under Armour All American Next football game at Camping World Stadium.
The Rockledge Raiders host Coconut Creek Cougars in a Class 5A Region Quarterfinal high school football game. The Friday Night Locker Room’s Orville Susong, Steve Wilson and Caleb Brown have the call.
After 11 weeks of play, high school football teams from around the state of Florida were forced to wait two more days to see who their opponents would be in the Florida High School State Athletic Association (FHSAA) playoffs that begin on Friday and culminate over a three day period at Camping World Stadium in early December.
FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: Week 9 Features Bartram Trail at Cocoa, Merritt Island at Rockledge On SCD TV
The high school football season is entering week six, the college football season week five and the NFL season hits the quarter pole this weekend.
If you missed the Viera Hawks and Cocoa Tigers shootout on Friday night, the good news is you can watch the replay right here on Space Coast Daily.
The Cocoa Tigers hosts Jensen Beach in prep football Week 3 action. Tonight’s crew includes Graham McGowen on the play-by-play, Jordan Rocco adding color, with Production Manager Gina Liberto directing the broadcast.
I warned you that the high school football season goes by in the blink of an eye. As we are approach Week 3 this Friday night some of the mainstays in the county are off to less than stellar starts.
PREP FOOTBALL: SCD TV Tripleheader Features Space Coast, Eau Gallie vs. Astronaut, Merritt Island vs. Heritage
WATCH LIVE: Week 1 Prep Football Features Viera vs. Rockledge, Merritt Island vs. Holy Trinity and Cocoa vs. Palm Bay
The 2018 Kickoff Classics are in the books and there were more than a few surprises from the teams on the Space Coast after the dust settled.
Cocoa High School named former UCF Knight quarterback Ryan Schneider their new head football coach.
Former Merritt Island and University of Florida football star Jerry Odom, and now coach of the NCAA Division II South Atlantic Conference Tusculum College Pioneers, was in Brevard during the recent high school signings and scored six outstanding players from five different schools.